The Company recognized an impairment charge for goodwill during the three month period ending June 30, 2011, which substantially impacted the reported financial results for that period. The Company believes excluding the impairment charge provides investors and other interested parties with an additional meaningful measure to evaluate the Company’s results of operations. The following table reconciles the non-GAAP financial measure “Net loss to common shareholders excluding goodwill impairment charge, net of taxes” with “Net loss available to common shareholders” calculated and presented in accordance with GAAP.

   
Three Months

Ended

June 30, 2011
Earnings Per

Common

Share Impact
(In thousands except per share data)
Net loss to common shareholders as reported $ (38,960) $ (3.33)
Less: Goodwill impairment, net of taxes (21,635) (1.85)
Net loss to common shareholders excluding goodwill impairment charge, net of taxes $ (17,325) $ (1.48)
 

PBIB-G PBIB-F

Forward-Looking Statements

Statements in this press release relating to Porter Bancorp’s plans, objectives, expectations or future performance are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The words “believe,” “may,” “should,” “anticipate,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “objective,” “seek,” “plan,” “strive” or similar words, or negatives of these words, identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on management’s current expectations. Porter Bancorp’s actual results in future periods may differ materially from those currently expected due to various risks and uncertainties, including those discussed under “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Form 10-K and subsequent periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements in this press release are made as of the date of the release and Porter Bancorp does not assume any responsibility to update these statements.

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